Great Event Experiences Start With Your Registration & Housing Site

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Post Authored by Aaron Dorsey, PMP, Sr. Director of Strategic Client Technology

When was the last time you added your event registration or housing site to your experience design checklist?

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Talk Triggers: Boosting Word of Mouth for Your Events

talk triggersPost authored by Donna Kastner, Founder of Retirepreneur

“Same is lame.”

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Facial Recognition: The Future of Event Tech is Here

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It’s no longer a concept meant for sci-fi films and futuristic visions: facial recognition technology is here and it’s poised to transform the meetings and events industry as we know it.

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A Behind-the-Scenes Look at the PCMA Hackathon with Jamie Murdock

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In a profession that tends to favor those who pay close attention to the slightest details and plan for almost every contingency, the defining principle of a hackathon is probably frightening: beautiful chaos.

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Applying a Global Lens to Enhance Meeting Experiences

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With attendees from all over the world, the American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO) uses a variety of strategies to create new and valuable meeting experiences.

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Crazy and Fulfilling: The Life of a Meeting and Event Manager

meeting and event managerIt’s no secret that the life of a meeting and event manager is stressful and challenging. But for all the frustration and aggravation it can cause, it can also be one of the most rewarding career paths you could imagine.

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Discover VidCon’s Success Formula for a Thriving Event

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In just a few short years, VidCon has become a wildly popular event. But how did they create such a successful strategy? Continue reading

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Top Event Moments of 2018 & Predictions for 2019

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As 2018 ends and 2019 begins, we thought it might be fun to share thoughts from the Experient team – as they look back at favorite event moments in 2018 and look ahead at predictions for 2019.

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Exploring Event Experience Design with David Peckinpaugh – The VIP Lounge

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In this edition of The VIP Lounge podcast, we’re thrilled to showcase an interview with David Peckinpaugh, President of Maritz Global Events.

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3 Initial Thoughts From a Trade Show Rookie

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Like many event, meeting and trade show professionals around the industry, I just returned from IAEE Expo! Expo! 2018 in New Orleans. Unlike many of them, however, this was my first rodeo on the show floor.

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